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Saime

SAIME is a medical company, with a strong focus on innovation. SAIME designs and manufactures compact, efficient and technically advanced medical ventilators, which improve the quality of life for patients suffering from respiratory diseases.

VALUE CREATION

During Equistone's investment, SAIME consolidated its position among the European leaders in home ventilation by developing a new range of innovative ventilators and acquiring the German homecare ventilation expert Take Air Medical.

THE EXIT

ResMed, a leader in the American ventilator market, acquired SAIME for €86m.

HOLDING PERIOD

Jun 2004 - May 2005

Country

France

Business Description

Healthcare

Revenue Progression

€21m / €26m

Employees at ACQ.

-

Investment Type

Secondary MBO

ADD-ON ACQUISITIONS

Take air
Feb 2005